The Shemwell Family

Samuel R ClarkAge: 80 years18541935

Name
Samuel R Clark
Given names
Samuel R
Surname
Clark
Birth September 22, 1854 24 24
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 2 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Marriage of a parentWilliam Reuben ClarkMary Elizabeth DobsonView this family
December 25, 1860 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a half-sisterSarah E “Sallie” Clark
October 31, 1861 (Age 7 years)
Marriage of a parentNathan S AbbottSara Elizabeth HizerView this family
April 17, 1862 (Age 7 years)
Text:
Name: Nathan Abbott Sex: Male Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Clark Spouse's Sex: Female Officiator's Name: Geo W Hamilton Additional Person's Name: Robert Aitken Marriage Place: Rochester, Fulton, Indiana Marriage License Date: 17 Apr 1862 Marriage License Place: Fulton, Indiana, United States Event Type: Marriage License Page: 120 Number of Images: 1 Note: Robert Aitken
Birth of a half-sisterVictoria Ann Clark
July 12, 1863 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a half-sisterHarriet Louisa Abbott
November 5, 1863 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a half-sisterMatilda Ann Abbott
May 5, 1865 (Age 10 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 6 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War
Birth of a half-brotherMalcom Everett Clark
1867 (Age 12 years)
Note: Birth year/place based on 1900 Census
Birth of a half-brotherWiiliam Henry Abbott
1867 (Age 12 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 12 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska_Purchase
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 12 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Birth of a half-sisterEliza Jane Abbott
August 11, 1868 (Age 13 years)
Death of a sisterSarah Elizabeth Clark
1869 (Age 14 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 14 years)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Census September 17, 1870 (Age 15 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJonas Clark Sr
October 15, 1870 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a half-brotherAlfred Jackson Abbott
March 17, 1871 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a half-brotherWilliard Rothchild Clark
1873 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a half-sisterMary Ellen Abbott
April 1874 (Age 19 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Reuben Clark
April 2, 1875 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJames Reuben Clark
June 6, 1875 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 23 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Death of a motherSara Elizabeth Hizer
August 25, 1884 (Age 29 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherSarah Price Lee
April 24, 1886 (Age 31 years)
MarriageEmma Gertrude DeanView this family
August 29, 1891 (Age 36 years)
Text:
Name: Samuel R Clark Sex: Male Age: 34 Birth Year (Estimated): 1857 Spouse's Name: Emma G Dean Spouse's Sex: Female Spouse's Age: 15 Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1876 Marriage Date: 29 Aug 1891 Marriage Place: Harvey, Kansas, United States Event Type: Marriage Certificate Number: Page 95 Page: 95
Death of a half-sisterMatilda Ann Abbott
April 3, 1893 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 43 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Death of a half-brotherWiiliam Henry Abbott
April 22, 1900 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 61 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 62 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 63 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Death of a half-brotherAlfred Jackson Abbott
August 7, 1922 (Age 67 years)
Death of a half-brotherMalcom Everett Clark
April 16, 1924 (Age 69 years)
Death of a half-sisterMary Ellen Abbott
January 18, 1925 (Age 70 years)
Death of a half-sisterHarriet Louisa Abbott
March 26, 1929 (Age 74 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 75 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Death of a brotherJohn Henry Clark
April 7, 1931 (Age 76 years)
Death of a half-sisterEliza Jane Abbott
December 5, 1932 (Age 78 years)
Death February 27, 1935 (Age 80 years)
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Grass Creek Cemetery
Last change September 8, 202215:05:53

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 25, 1849Fulton, Indiana, United States
23 months
elder sister
13 months
elder brother
John Henry Clark
Birth: January 26, 1851 20 20Wayne, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: April 7, 1931South Bend, St Joseph, Indiana, United States
23 months
elder sister
3 years
himself
Samuel R Clark
Birth: September 22, 1854 24 24Grass Creek, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: February 27, 1935Logansport, Cass, Indiana, United States
Father’s family with Mary Elizabeth Dobson - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: December 25, 1860Howard, Missouri, United States
10 months
half-sister
Sarah E “Sallie” Clark
Birth: October 31, 1861 31 21Franklin, Howard, Missouri, United States
Death: March 10, 1951Nevada, Vernon, Missouri, United States
20 months
half-sister
Victoria Ann Clark
Birth: July 12, 1863 32 23Missouri, United States
Death: February 6, 1949San Bernardino, California, United States
5 years
half-brother
Malcom Everett Clark
Birth: 1867 36 26Missouri, United States
Death: April 16, 1924Vernon, Missouri, United States
7 years
half-brother
Williard Rothchild Clark
Birth: 1873 42 32Missouri, United States
Death: January 20, 1943Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States
2 years
half-brother
James Reuben Clark
Birth: June 6, 1875 44 35Franklin, Howard, Missouri, United States
Death: January 25, 1944Fayette, Howard, Missouri, United States
Mother’s family with Nathan S Abbott - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: April 17, 1862Fulton, Indiana, United States
19 months
half-sister
Harriet Louisa AbbottHarriet Louisa Abbott
Birth: November 5, 1863 24 33Wayne, Indiana, United States
Death: March 26, 1929Wayne, Indiana, United States
18 months
half-sister
Matilda Ann Abbott
Birth: May 5, 1865 26 35Indiana, United States
Death: April 3, 1893Gibson, Indiana, United States
3 years
half-brother
Wiiliam Henry Abbott
Birth: 1867 27 36Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: April 22, 1900Fulton, Indiana, United States
19 months
half-sister
Eliza Jane Abbott
Birth: August 11, 1868 29 38Indiana, United States
Death: December 5, 1932Logansport, Cass, Indiana, United States
3 years
half-brother
Alfred Jackson Abbott
Birth: March 17, 1871 31 41Indiana, United States
Death: August 7, 1922Pulaski, Indiana, United States
3 years
half-sister
Josiah and Mary Hizer (nee Abbott)Mary Ellen Abbott
Birth: April 1874 35 44Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: January 18, 1925Grass Creek, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Family with Emma Gertrude Dean - View this family
himself
Samuel R Clark
Birth: September 22, 1854 24 24Grass Creek, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: February 27, 1935Logansport, Cass, Indiana, United States
wife
Marriage: August 29, 1891Harvey, Kansas, United States
William H Bartlett + Emma Gertrude Dean - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: January 22, 1930Fort Lauderdale, Broward, Florida, United States

Samuel R Clark has 49 first cousins recorded

Father's family (49)

Parents John Price Teegarden Sr + Mary Ann Clark
3Malinda Teegarden18511920
4Mary Ann Teegarden18541920
5Francis Teegarden18561860
Parents Joseph Troutman + Phoebe Clark
2Jonah C Troutman18481916
3Michael Troutman18501926
6Malinda Troutman18561878
8Ella Troutman18601929
9Ezra Troutman18641931
10Darius Troutman18661900
Parents Levi Parker Foglesong + Malinda Clark
1Mary Foglesong18491907
2Martha Foglesong18511893
3Sarah Foglesong18531944
5Phoebe Foglesong18571926
Parents Roger Whitfield + Malinda Clark
2Emma M Whitfield18671952
3Rosa Whitfield18701872
Parents Jonas Clark Jr + Elizabeth Ann McLaughlin
1Jonas Eugene Clark18611944
Parents William M “Willie” Emmett + Harriet Caroline Clark
Parents James Armstrong + Harriet Caroline Clark
2Nancy C Armstrong18601862
Parents William Thomas Stanfield + Miriam Clark
Parents Abraham S Clark + Sophia Howard
2James Young Clark18791942
4Albert J Clark18811899
Parents James T Clark + Celia E Webb
1Norval James Clark18791942
Parents Jeremiah Clark + Julia Bruce
2Evalee Clark18781878
3Aye E Clark18791945
5Ella Mae Clark18851973
6Orval Clark18871967
Parents Jeremiah Clark + Tinnie Kayner
1Harland Clark19001965

Mother's family (0)